Holly Seddon is a full-time writer, living slap bang in the middle of Amsterdam with her husband James and a house full of children and pets. Holly has written for newspapers, websites and magazines since her early 20s after growing up in the English countryside, obsessed with music and books. Her first novel Try Not to Breathe was published worldwide in 2016 and became both a national and international bestseller. Don't Close Your Eyes is her second novel.
[A] brilliant, beautifully written thriller. -- Augusten Burroughs [A] smartly plotted psychological thriller... plenty of last-minute bombshells await. * Publishers Weekly on Don't Close Your Eyes * A top-notch psycho-drama. * Independent on Try Not to Breathe * Try not to breathe, try not to make plans, try not to commit to anything in fact till you have finished Holly Seddon's debut novel, because we must warn you now - you'll be fully hooked from page one...A brilliant, gripping, must-read. * Glamour on Try Not to Breathe * A really gripping novel - I was completely hooked by Don't Close Your Eyes! * Sanjida Kay, author of Bone by Bone * Such a GRIPPY book. -- Marian Keyes on TRY NOT TO BREATHE A razor-sharp, fast-paced plot and wonderfully complex characters. Not since The Girl on the Train have I been so captivated by a work of suspense. -- Tess Gerritsen on TRY NOT TO BREATHE I loved Don't Close Your Eyes. It's a really sensitive and gripping exploration of childhood issues looming large into adulthood, with a corker of a denouement. I loved it. * Gillian McAllister on DON'T CLOSE YOUR EYES * Bloody hell. This is SO good... Phrases like 'heart-pounding' and 'jaw-dropping' are so overused but that's exactly what happened to me and then I couldn't get to sleep because I was so hyped up... She's a clever one, that Holly. -- Deborah O' Connor on DON'T CLOSE YOUR EYES I couldn't put this down - totally captivating -- Jane Fallon Fascinating thriller ... too good to miss! * Sun on Sunday Fabulous Magazine on DON'T CLOSE YOUR EYES * Don't Close Your Eyes is a fabulous psychological feast of secrets and lies within two families. Thought-provoking, clever, twisty and totally compelling. Bravo! -- Sam Carrington